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BA (Hons) Health and Social Care

University of Derby Number 1 University in the East Midlands for graduate employment

Why choose this course?

Take your first steps towards a fulfilling future in health and social care. This degree will give you the skills, confidence and experience to make a positive difference to people’s lives and wellbeing.

  • Prepare for a career where you can plan and deliver health and social care services which are fit for the future
  • Put the theory you learn into practice, with work placements in different settings ­– from care homes to community projects
  • Join a course designed in partnership with experts from the sector, ensuring your studies are up to date and relevant
  • Draw on our strong professional links and benefit from guest lectures, fact-finding visits and networking opportunities
  • Be inspired by our friendly and supportive teaching staff who have a wealth of experience in health and social care
  • Make the most of our exceptional learning facilities: you can choose to study this course at either Derby or Chesterfield
  • Take this course full time or part time to fit your learning around your other commitments
  • Study a degree with strong approval ratings: in the 2016 National Student Survey, 91% of students were satisfied with this course.

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